String Quartet No.14 for two violins, viola and cello. F sharp Major.
Completed on April 23, 1973.
Dedication: “To Sergei Petrovich Shirinsky”.
Premiere: November 12, 1973. Leningrad. Glinka Small Hall of the Conservatoire.
On November 14th the quartet was performed in Moscow, in the Small Hall of the Conservatoire by the Beethoven Quartet.
First Edition: Score, “Muzyka” Publishers, Moscow, 1974.
Manuscripts: The hand-written score is kept in the archive of S.Shirinsky’s family.